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The Mini is a new twist on the growing iPhone lineup that has added the Pro and Max monikers in recent years to better differentiate the options. Apple has steadily expanded its core iPhone franchise to appeal to a wider variety of consumers, from the enthusiast with a high disposable income to someone looking for a cheaper choice.
The iPhone 12 Mini could prove to be a popular optionAt a time when millions of Americans are unemployed and fewer people are willing to spend nearly $ 1,000 on a new phone in an uncertain economy.
Although this is a first for the iPhone range, Apple previously used the Mini name for its iPad Mini, Mac Mini, and iPod Mini (when stand-alone MP3 players were still a thing).
The likely appeal of the iPhone 12 Mini will be its compact size – though it’s not quite as small as that, which measures 4.7 inches – and the fact that the device still packs much of the functionality of its larger one Brothers and sisters.
The $ 100 savings could make it a hit with value-minded consumers who can get the same functionality as a new iPhone 12, including, an OLED display and a faster processor without the high price. In addition, the compact size is a design that easily slips into your pocket.
Even so, the iPhone 12 Mini doesn’t have everything that some of the larger and more expensive new iPhones have. Those who want a bigger deviceAn improved telephoto camera, a larger sensor for better low-light performance, and new functions for merging multiple images into one shot are also used on the iPhone 12 Pro or iPhone Pro Max .
However, the size, price and functions of the iPhone 12 Mini put it in direct competition with other value-saving smartphones such as the Samsung, the google and .
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